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1. hatred

noun. ['ˈheɪtrəd'] the emotion of intense dislike; a feeling of dislike so strong that it demands action.

Synonyms

  • misanthropy
  • emotion
  • loathing
  • misogynism
  • abhorrence
  • hate
  • enmity
  • misogyny
  • misogamy
  • misology
  • malevolence
  • misopedia
  • odium
  • murderousness
  • despisal
  • hostility
  • ill will
  • misoneism
  • execration
  • detestation
  • malignity
  • abomination

Antonyms

  • love
  • philogyny
  • friendliness
  • sorrow

Etymology

  • hatrede (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Hatred

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Example sentences of the word hatred


1. Verb, past participle
Rabbinic literature describes the Amalekites as full of intense and everlasting hatred for the Jews.

Quotes containing the word hatred


1. Hatred does not cease by hatred, but only by love; this is the eternal rule.
- Buddha

2. Lord, make me an instrument of thy peace. Where there is hatred, let me sow love.
- Francis of Assisi

3. If we are to judge of love by its consequences, it more nearly resembles hatred than friendship.
- Francois de La Rochefoucauld

2. self-hatred

noun. shame resulting from strong dislike of yourself or your actions.

Synonyms

  • shame
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